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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
103 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

...WINDY CONDITIONS DEVELOPING FOR THE FAR EASTERN TENNESSEE
MOUNTAINS SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY MONDAY MORNING...

.A DEEPENING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVING NORTHEAST FROM THE
SOUTHERN PLAINS NORTHEAST TOWARD THE GREAT LAKES WILL TIGHTEN THE
PRESSURE GRADIENT BETWEEN IT AND A STRONG HIGH PRESSURE AREA OVER
THE CAROLINAS. THIS WILL PRODUCE VERY WINDY CONDITIONS OVER THE
SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS.

NCZ060-061-TNZ018-040>047-071>074-086-087-101-102-VAZ006-008-
231000-
/O.CON.KMRX.HW.A.0005.141123T1800Z-141124T1200Z/
CHEROKEE-CLAY-JOHNSON-NORTHWEST COCKE-COCKE SMOKY MOUNTAINS-
NORTHWEST GREENE-SOUTHEAST GREENE-WASHINGTON TN-UNICOI-
NORTHWEST CARTER-SOUTHEAST CARTER-NW BLOUNT-
BLOUNT SMOKY MOUNTAINS-NORTH SEVIER-SEVIER SMOKY MOUNTAINS-
NORTHWEST MONROE-SOUTHEAST MONROE-WEST POLK-EAST POLK-RUSSELL-
WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MURPHY...HAYESVILLE...MOUNTAIN CITY...
NEWPORT...COSBY...GREENEVILLE...CEDAR CREEK...JOHNSON CITY...
ERWIN...ELIZABETHTON...ROAN MOUNTAIN...MARYVILLE...CADES COVE...
SEVIERVILLE...GATLINBURG...MADISONVILLE...COKER CREEK...BENTON...
DUCKTOWN...LEBANON...ABINGDON
103 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

* EVENT...SUSTAINED SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 25 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS
  TO 60 MPH AND HIGHER ARE EXPECTED OVER THE FOOTHILLS OF THE
  EASTERN TENNESSEE MOUNTAINS AND INCLUDING THE EASTERN
  TENNESSEE MOUNTAINS...THE SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS
  AND PARTS OF THE SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT
  FOOTHILLS. THE WINDS WILL SHIFT TO THE SOUTH AND THEN
  SOUTHWEST LATER SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY MORNING.

* TIMING...HIGH WINDS ARE EXPECTED BETWEEN 1 PM SUNDAY AND 7 AM
  MONDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...WINDS OF THESE MAGNITUDES MAY CAUSE DAMAGE DUE TO
  FALLING TREES AND POWER OUTAGES. MOTORISTS SHOULD USE CAUTION
  WHEN DRIVING IN THE MOUNTAINS...ESPECIALLY HIGH PROFILE
  VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH AND/OR GUSTS
OF 58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR.  WINDS OF THESE MAGNITUDES MAY
CAUSE PROPERTY DAMAGE AND POWER OUTAGES.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1018 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

VAZ007-009-WVZ042-240330-
TAZEWELL-SMYTH-MERCER-
1018 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA AND
SOUTHEAST WEST VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

A STRONG STORM SYSTEM MOVING THROUGH THE TENNESSEE AND OHIO
VALLEYS WILL BRING SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
45 MPH SUNDAY FROM LATE MORNING INTO THE EVENING. THE STRONGEST
WINDS MAY OCCUR WHEN A BAND OF SHOWERS MOVES THROUGH THE REGION
DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING. A WIND ADVISORY OR
POSSIBLY EVEN A HIGH WIND WARNING MAY EVENTUALLY BE NEEDED FOR
THIS REGION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
219 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>062-066>076-078>086-
089>098-102>113-231930-
BALDWIN-BANKS-BARROW-BARTOW-BIBB-BLECKLEY-BUTTS-CARROLL-CATOOSA-
CHATTAHOOCHEE-CHATTOOGA-CHEROKEE-CLARKE-CLAYTON-COBB-COWETA-
CRAWFORD-CRISP-DADE-DAWSON-DE KALB-DODGE-DOOLY-DOUGLAS-EMANUEL-
FANNIN-FAYETTE-FLOYD-FORSYTH-GILMER-GLASCOCK-GORDON-GREENE-
GWINNETT-HALL-HANCOCK-HARALSON-HARRIS-HEARD-HENRY-HOUSTON-JACKSON-
JASPER-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-JONES-LAMAR-LAURENS-LUMPKIN-MACON-
MADISON-MARION-MERIWETHER-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-MORGAN-MURRAY-
MUSCOGEE-NEWTON-NORTH FULTON-OCONEE-OGLETHORPE-PAULDING-PEACH-
PICKENS-PIKE-POLK-PULASKI-PUTNAM-ROCKDALE-SCHLEY-SOUTH FULTON-
SPALDING-STEWART-SUMTER-TALBOT-TALIAFERRO-TAYLOR-TELFAIR-TOOMBS-
TOWNS-TREUTLEN-TROUP-TWIGGS-UNION-UPSON-WALKER-WALTON-WARREN-
WASHINGTON-WEBSTER-WHEELER-WHITE-WHITFIELD-WILCOX-WILKES-
WILKINSON-
219 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVER CENTRAL GEORGIA TONIGHT.

A WARM FRONT WILL PUSH NORTHWARD TONIGHT AS A STORM SYSTEM
DEVELOPS IN THE NORTHWEST GULF. INSTABILITY WILL INCREASE OVER
CENTRAL GEORGIA AS THIS FRONT PUSHES INTO THE AREA.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...

THERE WILL BE A SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS ON SUNDAY
AREA WIDE. A FEW STORMS ON SUNDAY COULD BECOME SEVERE WITH
DAMAGING WINDS AND ISOLATED TORNADOES POSSIBLE. THE BEST TIME FOR
ANY SEVERE WEATHER SHOULD BE DURING THE MORNING AND THEN AGAIN IN
THE MID TO LATE AFTERNOON HOURS ON SUNDAY. AT THIS TIME THE MOST
FAVORED AREA FOR SEVERE WEATHER SHOULD BE MAINLY SOUTH OF A LINE
FROM LAGRANGE...TO FORSYTH...TO WARRENTON.

HEAVY RAINFALL WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE. DUE TO THE SATURATED
GROUNDS...SOME MINOR FLOODING WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE DURING THE DAY
ON SUNDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
159 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

VAZ003-004-WVZ033>038-046-047-231900-
DICKENSON-BUCHANAN-MCDOWELL-WYOMING-RALEIGH-FAYETTE-NICHOLAS-WEBSTER-
POCAHONTAS-RANDOLPH-
159 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...CENTRAL
WEST VIRGINIA...NORTHERN WEST VIRGINIA AND SOUTHERN WEST VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

GUSTY SOUTHEAST WINDS ARE EXPECTED SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING
ACROSS THE MOUNTAINOUS COUNTIES OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN WEST
VIRGINIA...AND SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA. CURRENTLY WINDS ARE FORECAST
TO REMAIN BELOW WIND ADVISORY LEVELS. IN ADDITION...OUTFLOW FROM
RAIN SHOWERS MAY ENHANCE WIND GUSTS. SHOULD CONFIDENCE INCREASE
AND LEAN TOWARDS A WINDIER FORECAST A WIND ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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